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Press Operator

Soham, Ely, UK

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Our client a leading manufacturer is looking for a press operator to join their ever-growing team in Soham.

The role

The Press Operator plays a pivotal role in the manufacturing process, responsible for operating presses and tools efficiently and safely to meet or exceed production targets while upholding product quality and engineering standards.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Operate all presses and tools proficiently, prioritising safety and maximizing run rates.
• Ensure product quality by following process instructions & specifications.
• Conduct regular checks on plant, tooling, and controls to identify maintenance needs, promptly reporting any issues to supervisors.
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment by conducting routine safety inspections, identifying hazards, and upholding excellent housekeeping standards.
• Complete end-of-shift tasks, including removing moulded parts and leaving workspaces organised and tidy.
• Provide first-off and last-off samples for quality assurance purposes.
• Accurately and punctually complete batch cards and other required paperwork.
• Collaborate with team members to achieve collective targets and ensure smooth shift transitions.
• Adhere to agreed-upon timekeeping standards.
• Participate in training programs to enhance job performance and adapt to evolving job requirements.
• Undertake additional duties as assigned to support operational needs.


Qualifications and Skills:

• Proven experience in operating machinery, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

• Strong attention to detail and adherence to quality standards.

• Excellent communication and teamwork skills.

• Ability to follow instructions and work independently when necessary.

• Commitment to safety and adherence to company policies and procedures.

About the Company

Labour-Tech Recruitment is a leading recruitment agency in the heart of Cambridgeshire, specialising in temporary and permanent recruitment in the Industrial, Warehousing, Engineering, Office Administration & Sales fields.

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